For more than 160 years, Winston & Strawn has served as a trusted advisor to general counsel across virtually every industry. Winston’s integrated practice has tremendous breadth and global reach, with 1,000 lawyers in 16 geographic locations across the Middle East, Europe, Asia and North America organized as a single law firm. This is founded on our lawyers’ creativity, flexibility, depth of experience and commitment.
Our Islamic finance practice advises on complex banking and finance transactions in the Middle East and internationally. We work on a wide array of Shariah compliant transactions, including structured Islamic bank financings, corporate acquisitions, corporate and sovereign Islamic bond (or Sukuk) issuances and complex multi-sourced (Islamic and conventional) project financings across a range of sectors, including real estate, infrastructure, water, energy, petrochemicals and oil and gas. We regularly represent Islamic financial institutions and conventional banks, export credit agencies, development finance institutions and government departments and agencies, as well as major domestic and multinational corporations.